Symphony No. 8

William Schuman

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Performing Ensemble: Orchestra
Publisher: Merion Music, Inc.
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Symphony No.8 - Full Score - Study

Additional Information

Commission Commissioned by the New York Philarmonic in celebration of its opening season in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (1962).
Composition Date 1962
Duration 30:00
Orchestration Full Orchestra: 4 4 4 4 - 6 4(in C) 4 1; Timp. Perc. Pno. 2Hp. Str.
Reduced Orchestra: 3 3 3 3 - 6 4(in C) 4 1; Timp. Perc. Pno. 2Hp. Str.
Premiere October 4th, 1962. New York Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Leonard Bernstein.

Details

I. Lento sostenuto - Pressante vigoroso - Lento
II. Largo - Tempi piu mosso - Largo
III. Presto - Prestissimo

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